“Pilate then went out to them and said, ’What accusation do you bring against this man?’” — John 18:29 (NKJV)
Have you ever been accused of something you didn’t do? How did you respond? Did you respond with anger, dismissal, or silence? Did you know that accusation is one of the devil’s most common schemes? Whether the accusation is completely false or partially true, how do you handle it in a way that most glorifies God?
If you have never been falsely accused then you have not lived long enough or been in business long enough. Many Christians are so fragile or sensitive to confrontation that the minute they are accused of anything true or false, fear and/or guilt begins to grips them. The Bible calls the devil the ‘accuser of the brethren’ because he is forever before the Father bringing accusations to condemn us. The devil also goes through people to use accusations to intimidate us (Job 1:6-12, Rev 12:10). Log in to read the full article